Maynilad conference emphasizes efficiency in operations
December 05, 2013
West Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad), through its Maynilad Water Academy, conducted the Water Supply Management Conference recently for water professionals and water districts in the University of the Philippines’ College of Engineering.
Six water districts and over 100 water professionals attended the conference with the theme ‘Utilizing Technology for Efficient Operations.” The conference aimed to emphasize the importance of technology to efficiently manage water operations and provide a forum for sharing best practices and experiences relevant to water supply management.
“By enhancing operational efficiency, employee productivity is boosted, and ultimately, customers benefit from improved services. Maynilad has always sought to find innovative solutions to improve the delivery of our water services. Through this forum, we hope that more water districts and companies can benefit from Maynilad’s experience in water supply management,” said Maynilad President and CEO Ricky P. Vargas.
Maynilad is the largest private water concessionaire in the Philippines in terms of customer base. It is the concessionaire of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) for the West Zone of the Greater Manila Area, which is composed of the cities of Manila (all but portions of San Andres & Sta. Ana), Quezon City (west of San Juan River, West Avenue, EDSA, Congressional, Mindanao Avenue, the northern part starting from the Districts of the Holy Spirit & Batasan Hills), Makati (west of South Super Highway), Caloocan, Pasay, Parañaque, Las Piñas, Muntinlupa, Valenzuela, Navotas and Malabon, all in Metro Manila; the cities of Cavite, Bacoor, and Imus, the towns of Kawit, Noveleta, and Rosario, all in Cavite Province.
PHOTO: Maynilad Water Academy Head Rodora Gamboa welcomes the participants of the Water Supply Management Conference.